The city of Goose Creek might be
land-locked, but citizens celebrated at the "beach" this weekend.
The 2nd Annual Beach and BBQ Festival was
held behind City Hall on Saturday afternoon.
"We do have our special, well-kept secrets
and this is one of them," Mayor Michael Heitzler said, referring to a pond
behind City Hall. "Today, it's a beach
-- we bring in the beach music and all the good food and the shag and we're at
The free family-friendly festival featured
live music by The Local Motion Party Band, as well as local barbeque
restaurants selling food.
"Goose creek is best place in South Carolina
to raise families," Heitzler said. "It's
also the best place to retire. It's the
best place to live a good life -- that's what today is all about."